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David Williams

Director, Center For Visual Science
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Brain And Cognitive Sciences

Areas of expertise: vision and eyes

Press contact:
Leonor Sierra

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September 14, 2012

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September 14, 2012

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February 24, 2012

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October 12, 2011

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News Releases

University of Rochester Scientist Awarded $630,000 Prize for 'Major Breakthrough' in Vision Science
September 14, 2012

Vision Scientist David Williams Named Dean for Research at University of Rochester
August 18, 2011

Vision Scientist Named Fellow of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
May 12, 2009

'Dark Cells' of Living Retina Imaged for the First Time
February 25, 2009

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David Williams uses wavefront sensing and adaptive optics to explore the optical quality of the eye and the organization of the human retina. He is the world's leading authority in using adaptive optics to image living human retina cells.